1+ months

Lead UX Designer

El Segundo, CA 90245

The Experience Design Studio is a full-service Product Design organization within AT&Ts Entertainment Group. We are a collective of designers, researchers, strategists, prototypers, and producers. Together, we discover, define, test, and build the future of entertainment products and home technology that delight both our customers and ourselves by using a human-centered approach to fuel our drive to creatively solve problems.

Description
As a Lead UX Designer, you will help define and drive the future design of AT&T entertainment products. With your keen understanding of complex UX ecosystems, you will identify and set product experience strategy alongside cross-functional key stakeholders, and inspire teams to push the boundaries of whats possible. Your clear vision towards intuitive user experience will
guide various projects from tactical experience design through to launch for various digital features and products.

You are a great systems-level design thinker, design leader, and manager, who will provide leadership, mentorship and direction for a team of designers. You can understand the business aspects of the products, technical feasibility, as well as the needs of the users. You are able to lead a team to create a simple yet intuitive user experience, without missing any of those core needs from all parties. We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated self-starter who is eager to help shape their own role and contribution. In return, you will be an integral part of the team, helping to develop, define and grow our process and design within AT&T.

Responsibilities
Lead the design of intuitive, and desirable products within a team environment.
Provide leadership, direction and mentorship for a team of UX Designers as well as manage 1-2 direct reports
Mentor and develop designers within the design organization.
Facilitate the design process, present and iterate design solutions in partnership with UI, Motion and Copy.
Craft, pitch, and validate short to long-term design strategies based on consumer personas.
Continually iterate and evolve the way we design for and learn from our customers.
Build strong relationships with leaders inside and outside your core team to effectively develop products that are cohesive, inclusive and well-informed by user data.
Implement culture and principles within the group, while setting new standards in executional and operational excellence.
Bring insight-driven design solutions to the table and be prepared to present them to a variety of stakeholder levels, defend your designs and give thoughtful consideration to feedback.


Requirements
8+ years of UX design. In-house is preferable, but will consider the right candidates coming from agency-side.
Experience managing direct reports.
Portfolio of original and breakthrough work with demonstrated documentation of those experiences.
Strong focus on interaction design and an understanding that UX and UI are two sides of the same coin.
Experience working across organizational boundaries to define, manage and prioritize work, with a collaborative and innovative approach.
Demonstrated ability to communicate complex concepts clearly across different audiences and varying levels of the organization.
Strong understanding of the latest developments in digital technology,
responsive/adaptive web design, prototyping, native apps and emerging platforms.
Knowledge of modern product design best practices, such as agile development and lean design methodologies.
Excellent analytical skills with proven ability to understand research or data and apply it to designs.
Bachelors in Fine Arts, Communication Design, Interactive Design, HCI or related field. Masters a plus.


Requirements
8+ years of UX design. In-house is preferable, but will consider the right candidates coming from agency-side.
Experience managing direct reports.
Portfolio of original and breakthrough work with demonstrated documentation of those experiences.
Strong focus on interaction design and an understanding that UX and UI are two sides of the same coin.
Experience working across organizational boundaries to define, manage and prioritize work, with a collaborative and innovative approach.
Demonstrated ability to communicate complex concepts clearly across different audiences and varying levels of the organization.
Strong understanding of the latest developments in digital technology,
responsive/adaptive web design, prototyping, native apps and emerging platforms.
Knowledge of modern product design best practices, such as agile development and lean design methodologies.
Excellent analytical skills with proven ability to understand research or data and apply it to designs.
Bachelors in Fine Arts, Communication Design, Interactive Design, HCI or related field. Masters a plus.

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Posted: 2020-01-11 Expires: 2020-03-19

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